- Wanted in US, Roman Polanski questioned in Poland
Associated Press, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 07:51 AM
Prosecutors in Poland have questioned filmmaker Roman Polanski at the request of U. S. prosecutors who are seeking his extradition on charges from 1977 of having sex with a minor.
- Award-winning Japanese actor seeks complete art
Associated Press, Wednesday - 10/29/2014 - 04:02 AM
In person, Shota Sometani is still and quiet, speaking in a soft, almost lackadaisical voice. His ideal acting role, he says, would be one in which he couldn't rely on facial expressions, such as a character wearing a mask.
- Elton John at AIDS event: Pope Francis is my hero
Associated Press, Wednesday - 10/29/2014 - 01:41 AM
Elton John has called Pope Francis "my hero" for his compassion and push to accept gays in the Catholic church, at his annual AIDS benefit.
- 2 country stars help shape Will Chase's TV persona
Associated Press, Tuesday - 10/28/2014 - 10:29 AM
Will Chase's character on ABC's "Nashville" is the quintessential superstar.
- Toronto elects a new mayor, ends Ford era
Kansas City Star, Tuesday - 10/28/2014 - 01:32 AM
Toronto elected a moderate conservative as mayor on Monday, ending the Rob Ford era marked by scandals over his illegal drug use and public drunkenness. …
- TruTV goes for laughs with 'Friends of the People'
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Monday - 10/27/2014 - 10:32 AM
Sketch-comedy shows are like frozen-yogurt shops: While there are probably way too many, most are good enough to stay afloat.
- Missy Elliott, Lil Kim to reunite at awards show
Daily Oklahoman, Monday - 10/27/2014 - 06:23 AM
Missy Elliott, Lil Kim and Da Brat will reunite at next month's Soul Train Awards. BET and Centric announced Monday that the female rappers will take the stage Nov.
- Milsap, Wiseman, Cochran become hall of famers
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 10/26/2014 - 08:47 PM
Ronnie Milsap, the blind country-soul singer and pianist, joined bluegrass vocalist Mac Wiseman and the late songwriter Hank Cochran as the newest members of the Countr…
- Spirits move 'Ouija' to No. 1 at the box office
Daily Oklahoman, Sunday - 10/26/2014 - 01:02 PM
The spirits moved "Ouija" to No. 1 at the box office, with the board-game adaption leading the weekend with a $20 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday. The horror movie release, timed to Halloween, attracted more moviegoers at the box office than the violent Keanu Reeves thriller "John Wick."
- Jack Bruce, bassist of 60's band Cream, dies at 71
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Saturday - 10/25/2014 - 08:47 PM
Musician Jack Bruce, best known as the bassist from the 1960s group Cream, has died. He was 71.
- Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo
Phoenix Arizona Republic, Saturday - 10/25/2014 - 12:42 PM
Herbie Hancock enjoyed "A Great Night in Harlem" with a look to the past and the future as the legendary jazz pianist received a lifetime achievement award from the Jazz Foundation of America at a benefit concert at the historic Apollo Theater.
- John Denver gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Friday - 10/24/2014 - 07:26 PM
Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame following the posthumous unveiling of a star for John Denver.